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Friday, September 21, 2018

Hope was the site for De Queen tennis on Sept. 11. The Lady Leopards faced the host school while the De Queen boys played an abbreviated match with Prescott.

MAGAZINE — Horatio’s second season of cross country began at Magazine, Sept. 11. The Lions had full teams in the senior boys and junior girls races and individuals running in the other divisions.

FORT SMITH —  Sept. 11 was something new for the De Queen cross country teams. Competing at the Hills of St. Scholastica meet in Fort Smith marked the first time for the Leopards to race at a monastery.

FOREMAN —The Horatio and Foreman teams were not that  unevenly matched — with one exception. The Lions had no one who could run with Kyren Batey.  Big plays by Batey gave the Gators a 34-0 win on homecoming night.

Thursday, September 20, 2018

It won’t be the first time they’ve played the Dragons, but it will be the first trip to Genoa Central for a Horatio football team. When the schools played before, it was in the early days of the Genoa Central program. The Dragons had no home facility.

After two weeks off, the De Queen football team will return to the field to host Hope on homecoming night at Leopard Stadium. Last week was the first open date for De Queen since a Bismarck forfeit 15 years ago.

Monday, September 17, 2018

FOREMAN —The Horatio and Foreman teams were not that unevenly matched — with one exception. The Lions had no one who could run with Kyren Batey.  Big plays by Batey gave the Gators a 34-0 win on homecoming night.

MAGAZINE — Horatio’s second season of cross country began at Magazine, Sept. 11. The Lions had full teams in the senior boys and junior girls races and individuals running in the other divisions.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

MALVERN — With the conference tournament drawing ever closer, the Leopard golfers competed at Malvern Sept. 4.

Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Monday, September 10, 2018

ASHDOWN — The Army Corps of Engineers is taking applications from hunters ages 6-15 who want to participate in a special deer hunt Nov. 3 and Jan. 5, 2019 at Millwood Lake.  Seven permits will be issued to young hunters who seek to experience the outdoors and have a great place to hunt that …

Friday, September 07, 2018
Tuesday, September 04, 2018

Renee Logan, owner of Harris Drug & Gifts, hands a check for $25 to this week’s Bee’s football contest winner, Roy Rogers Sr. This week’s runner up was John Chambers.

The season started badly for the Horatio junior football team on Aug. 30. Dierks returned the opening kickoff 75 yards for a touchdown and went on to post a 38-16 victory.

Monday, September 03, 2018
Thursday, August 30, 2018
Wednesday, August 29, 2018

The Cubs’ scrimmage at Nashville Aug. 23 was closer than expected. It was a five point game until two late touchdowns gave the home team a 35-15 advantage. One came after a long pass, the other after a De Queen turnover.

Horatio’s scrimmage with Mineral Springs turned into a rough night for the Lions. A much improved Hornet team had too much speed and athleticism for their hosts.

Leopard linksters struggled a bit in the close confines of Nashville Country Club Aug. 27. The girls played the front nine and the boys the more challenging back nine on the heavily wooded course.

Cross country uniforms were issued Tuesday at De Queen. The Leopards will open the season Saturday, Sept. 1, at Trinity Chrisitan in Texarkana.

Monday, August 27, 2018

It is the meat of the season for high school golfers. The Leopard linksters played three matches in four days beginning with the last home match of the season.

Thursday, August 23, 2018
Monday, August 20, 2018

The weather was about the hot-and-sticky same, but the scores were better at De Queen’s second golf match of the year Aug. 16 at De Queen Country Club.

After what seemed like months of practice, the Leopards finally got to compete with someone other than themselves when De Queen visited Mansfield for a pre-season scrimmage Aug. 14.

Leopard mom Brandi Carver paints the traditional paw prints on the walk at Leopard fieldhouse. De Queen will host Mena in the season opener Friday.

Michael Collins is a volunteer coach for Leopard football who is working with the offensive line. He is an education major at Southern Arkansas University and is also teaching DI reading at De Queen Elementary School. A 2010 graduate of Nashville High School, he is married to Lady Leopard ba…

Zeke Green is the new Horatio girls basketball coach. Green, a 2010 graduate of Horatio, received his degree at Southern Arkansas University and has been coaching at Magnolia. He will be in charge of both the Horatio senior and junior girls teams.

Friday, August 17, 2018
Wednesday, August 15, 2018